Ephraim H Parker

Male8 August 1874–4 November 1944

Brief Life History of Ephraim H

When Ephraim H Parker was born on 8 August 1874, in Hampshire, West Virginia, United States, his father, James Peyton Parker, was 59 and his mother, Eliza Jane Herriott, was 37. He married Sarah Elizabeth Clinedinst in 1909, in West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Cabin Run, Mineral, West Virginia, United States in 1930 and Cabin Run District, Mineral, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 4 November 1944, in Keyser, Mineral, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Arnold Cemetery, Ridgeville, Mineral, West Virginia, United States.

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Ephraim H Parker
Sarah Elizabeth Clinedinst
Marriage: 1909
Maude C Parker

Sources (10)

  • Ephraim H Parker in household of Alford V Parker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ephraim H. Parker - Individual or family possessions: birth: 1878; Hampshire, West Virginia, United States
  • Ephraim H. Parker, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

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  • Marriage
    1909West Virginia, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 1

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

    Age 1

    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 22

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English parker ‘park-keeper’ (Old French parquier, parchier), an officer employed to look after deer and other game in a hunting park (see Park 1). This surname is also very common among African Americans. It has also been recorded since medieval times in Ireland.

    Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish names.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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